Terms & Conditions

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This document is published in accordance with the provisions of Rule 3 (1) of the Information Technology (Intermediaries guidelines) Rules, 2011 that require publishing the rules and regulations, privacy policy and Terms of Use for access or usage of bhaktiworld.com website.

Bhakti World Foundation and Charitable society, hereinafter referred as “Foundation and / or Trust(s)” offers this Website and Application including all information, tools and services available to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.


TERMS OF USE

“User”, “You/you”, “Your/your” means any person who browses, accesses or uses the Website; “Use” or “Using” means to browse, access, view, copy, availing Services or other benefit from using the Website; “Customer” or “Listeners” means You obtained or willing to obtain the Services from the Website and / or Application.

“Services” means , subject to the standard guidelines of Foundation and / or Trust(s), to provide Bhakti World FM (Free Music) , save the terms and conditions by Authors and / or Other Owners , if any for Domestic and Global listenership in audio (Radio) – video and publishing formats by distinct support affiliates for playing linear or non- linear streaming non-stop (24×7) Devotional Music dedicated to different God , Goddess and Gurus / holistic science learning educational initiatives and / or merchandising of products, as the case may be.

“Support Affiliates / Affiliates ” are those distinct service providers who have affiliated/patronised with Trust(s) for developing media portfolios of audio (Radio), video and publishing contents to broadcast and / or webcast with
merchandising products , if any , subject to respective contracts with covenants therein.

“Service Provider” means, support affiliates including but not limited to, any person, institution, firm, association etc who provides patronage in completion or facilitation of the Services provided to Bhakti World Trust(s).

“Website” means : bhaktiworld.com 

“We”, “us” and “our” means “Foundation”, “Trust(s)” – Bhakti World Foundation and Charitable Trust, (distinct Trust(s) formed under the Bombay Public Trust Act, 1950)  having office(s) at Unit No. 517, 5th Floor, Building No. 09, Laxmi Plaza, New Link Road, Andheri (W), Mumbai-400058 with respective support affiliate(s), as the case may be.

WEBSITE USE

Your use of the Website and Services and tools on the Website and any transactions made through the Website are governed by the following terms and conditions ("Terms of Use" or “Terms” or “TOU”) as applicable to the Website including Privacy Policy, Terms and Conditions and any other applicable policies which are incorporated herein by way of reference or available by hyperlink on the Website. Mere use of the Website, shall be construed as Your intent to contract with us and shall constitute Your binding obligations, with us.


User agrees to have read, understood and conveys acceptance that he User shall be bound by the Terms of Use every time the User uses the Website. The User understands that it is responsibility to check the Terms of Use carefully before accessing or using or transacting on our Website. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms of Use, at any time without any prior written notice to you.


Any such modifications would be effective immediately. It shall be your responsibility to review these Terms of Use periodically for any updates/changes. We shall not be liable to you or to any third-party for any modification, price change, suspension or discontinuance of the Service. Your continued use of the Website following the posting of changes will mean that you accept and agree to the revisions. As long as you comply with these Terms of Use, We grant you a personal, non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited privilege to enter and use the Website.


You are allowed to Use Website at your own risk. User acknowledges and understands that User has discretion not to use the Website. By impliedly or expressly accepting these Terms of Use, you also accept and agree to be bound by our including but not limited to Privacy Policy.

AVAILING OF SERVICES

Subject to acceptance of the Terms, the trust(s) and the support affiliates allows you to avail all Services offered on Website. Customer / listeners reserves the right to select the type of Services as displayed on its Website and foundation reserves the right to prevent you from using the Website and the Service (or any part of them) and to prevent you from making any transaction on Donations and / or payment for services on the Website. The Information provided by you while availing the Services on the Website is subject to Privacy Policy displayed on the Website. The trust(s) and / respective support Affiliates reserves the right to store, evaluate, analyse, verify, and authenticate the information and data provided by the User. You are required to fill you data accurately and precisely while filing the information for placing order for Services, if any and reserves the right in its sole discretion to accept/refuse /reject registration or acceptance of order for any Services and / or of the products without obligation of explanation. We shall strive with all reasonable efforts to provide the required Services, as the case may as given on the Website. You herby availing the services, by making payment through available or provided payment modes. Prices for the service and / or donations pay out are in Indian Rupees unless specified and are subject to change from time to time.


Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this Website meet your specific requirements.

DATA SECURITY AND OWNERSHIP

You agree and undertake not to reverse engineer, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any product, service or feature, information, software obtained from the Website. It is clarified that unlimited or wholesale reproduction, copying of the content for commercial or non-commercial purposes and unwarranted modification of data and information within the content of the Website is not permitted.


All materials on this Website, including but not limited to images, software, text, icons and such like (the “Contents” of audio-video and publications are protected by copyright under the copyright laws. You cannot use the Contents, except as specified herein, if any. Any modification of the materials or use of the materials published on the Website for any other purpose, other than as prescribed, shall result in violation of copyright and other proprietary rights by you and shall render you liable for civil, criminal or other legal proceedings. You agree to follow all instructions on this Website limiting the way you may use the Contents.


There are a number of proprietary logos, service marks, brand names, trade names and trademarks found on this Website whether owned/used by Service Provider or otherwise. By displaying them on this Website, support Service Provider and / or trust(s) are not granting you any license to utilise those proprietary logos, service marks, or trademarks. Any unauthorised use of the Contents may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and civil and criminal statutes.


ONLINE PAYMENT (DONATIONS & SERVICES)

User understands and acknowledges:

a. That trust(s) and / or support affiliates undertakes utmost care to provide secure payment system, however, it is susceptible to hacking, virus attacks, malfunction.

b. That the User shall provide accurate payment details to the secure payment system for availing services and / or making purchase , if any, and / or payment of donations on the Website.

c. The information provided by User will not be utilised or shared with any third party unless required in relation to fraud verifications or by law, regulation or court order.

d. The Trust(s) and / or support affiliates expressly disclaims all liabilities that may arise as a consequence of any unauthorised use of User’s credit/ debit card.
e. That the User undertakes all payments subject to own risk and volition.

f. The Trust(s) and / or support affiliates shall not be liable for any loss or damage occurred to User arising directly or indirectly due to the decline of authorisation for any transaction malfunction, errors and/or unscrupulous activities. We shall be under no liability whatsoever in respect of any loss or damage arising directly or indirectly due to the decline of authorisation for any Transaction, on Account of the Cardholder having exceeded the preset limit.

USER GUIDELINES

Access or use of the Website may contain services such as email, short message service (“sms”), for the reporting purpose (hereinafter collectively referred to as "Communication Services"). You agree and undertake to
use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages or emails, sms and material that are proper and related to Communication Service.


By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree and undertake that when using a Communication Service or accessing or using this Website, you will not:

a. upload files that contain software or other material protected by intellectual property laws unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents;

b. upload or distribute files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software;

c. programs that may damage the operation of this Website or server or another's computer or handheld devises; LINK TO THIRD PARTY

We may provide you links to third party services (“Third Party Services”). You agree to use the Services at your sole risk and that the trust(s) shall not have any liability to you for content that may be found to be offensive, indecent, or objectionable. You understand that certain Services may display, include or make available content, data, information, applications or materials from third parties (“Third Party Materials”) or provide links to certain third party websites. By using the Third Party Services, you acknowledge and agree that the foundation / trust(s) and / support affiliates are not responsible for examining or evaluating the content, accuracy, completeness, timeliness, validity, copyright compliance, legality, decency, quality or any other aspect of such Third Party Materials or websites. THE FOUNDATION / TRUST(S) / SUPPORT AFFILIATES DOES NOT WARRANT OR ENDORSE AND DOES NOT ASSUME AND WILL NOT HAVE ANY LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY TO YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOR ANY THIRD PARTY SERVICES, THIRD PARTY MATERIALS OR WEB SITES,
OR FOR ANY OTHER MATERIALS, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES OF THIRD PARTIES.


INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, defend and Foundation / Trust(s) , its parents, subsidiaries, companies, affiliates, associates, successors, assigns and licensors, the Website or any of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, vendors, licensors, representatives, advertisers, service providers, franchisers and Vendors harmless from and against any and all claims, actions, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees), arising out of the Use of this Website or Services or resulting from any breach or violation of these Terms by you, or due to your activities related to the Website.


DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY

THE SERVICES, ARE MADE AVAILABLE TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON BEST EFFORT BASIS, WITHOUT GIVING ANY WARRANTY RELATING TO ANY COMMITMENT TO PERFORM SERVICES AT SPECIFIED TIME AND/OR ON SPECIFIED DATE. THE WEBSITE IS NOT HACK PROOF. THE WEBSITE AND THE DATA MAY GET PILFERED, DAMAGED, LOST, GARBLED OR BECOME USELESS. Without limiting the foregoing, we are not responsible or liable for any malicious code, delays, inaccuracies, errors, or omissions. You understand, acknowledge and agree that You are assuming the entire risk as to Your data, quality, accuracy, performance, adequacy, completeness, correctness, authenticity, safety, security and validity of any and all features and functions of the Application, including, without limitation.


In no event shall the Foundation, trust(s) , its support affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors be liable for any direct, indirect, punitive, incidental, special or consequential damages or for any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, damages for loss of use, data or monetary losses, arising out of or in any way connected with the use of the Website.


REPRESENTATION AND WARRANTY

The Foundation, its affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors make no representations or warranty of any kind, express or implied, including but not limited to, that (i) the services of the Website will meet your requirements or set standard of expectations; (ii) the services of the Website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, accurate or error-free; (iii) the results that may be obtained or expect to be obtained from the use of such Services will be accurate or reliable; (iv) the quality of any products, Services, information or other material purchased or obtained by you through the Service Provider or through the depiction(s) made by the Service(s) advertiser(s) or partners will meet your expectations or requirements. To the complete extent permissible by the applicable law, foundation/ trust(s) / support affiliates disclaims all warranties, express or implied, including, but not limited to the warranties of quality, Services and / or of products.

GUIDANCE MATERIAL

The Website is not responsible for the quality, authenticity, correctness, accuracy or suitability of such information. The User shall take prior advise and complete precaution of checking validity, correctness of such information. The Website and we shall not be liable to the User or any third party for taking any decision on the basis of such information.
The Foundation / trust(s) and / or support affiliates shall be advertising on various platforms and through various mechanisms about the Services and sale of products it offers or to be offered in the future, through its Website. Foundation / and or support affiliates does not provide or place any warrant, in the event that any terms of the advertisement(s) are in conflict with this Terms of the Website and the contents of this Terms of Use shall supersede any such terms and conditions, as mentioned.


ADVERTISEMENTS

The Website will also post, display, publish or provide links of advertisements of advertisers on the Website at various places on the Website. The places of such Advertisements shall not be fixed. These advertisers might set cookies on Website which shall use your data, information for various other links. If you would like to know more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by any company, please refer to the relevant policy of such advertiser for more information. We do not endorse or recommend or market or warranty the advertisements or advertisers or quality, suitability, merchantability, fitness, commitment, reasonability of the Product and/or services offered by such advertisers. We are not responsible for any of these advertisers as these will by third party advertisers. If you intend to deal with the advertisers, you shall directly deal with them at your entire risk and volition and Foundation and / or support affiliates shall not be made a party or forced party in any such conflicts.


FORCE MAJEURE

Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall the Foundation, Trust , its affiliates, officers, employees, agents, partners and licensors be held liable for any damage or loss, penalty due to delay or deficiency in performance of the Website and Services resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication failures, major electricity failures, internet outage, downtime, floods, storms, pandemic , accident, civil disturbances, riots, strikes, shortages of labor, fluctuations in heat, light, fire or air.

CHANGE

We have and continue to have the right to modify, change or update this Terms of Use and any other policies as provided on the Website, at any time by reasonably highlighting on the Website about such change. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon posting to the Website. You are advised to keep a regular check and update on the Policy updates on the Website.


GENERAL PROVISIONS

a. These Terms constitute the entire or sole legal agreement between you and the Foundation / trust(s) and shall supersede and prevail any prior agreements, whether oral or written, regarding subject matter hereof.

b. You agree that if the Foundation / trust(s) / support affiliates does not exercise or enforce any legal right or remedy which is contained in the Terms, this will not be taken to be a formal waiver of the foundation’s rights and that those rights or remedies will still be available to the foundation.

c. If any court of law, having the jurisdiction to decide on this matter, rules that any provision contained under the Terms are invalid, then that provision will be removed from the Terms without affecting the rest of the Terms. The remaining provisions of the Terms will continue to be valid, effective and enforceable.

d. If any one or more of the provisions of this Terms is or becomes invalid, void, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, existence, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions will not in any way be affected, prejudiced or impaired.

e. The use or access of the Website or the Services therein, shall be governed exclusively by the laws of India and specifically agree and submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of Mumbai (Bombay) Courts.

BY ACCESSING OR USING THE WEBSITE, YOU UNCONDITIONALLY ACCEPT AND AGREE WITHOUT LIMITATION OR QUALIFICATION TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS SET HEREIN- ABOVE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AS ENUMERATED ABOVE PLEASE DO NOT PROCEED OR CONTINUE FURTHER TO USE THIS WEBSITE / APPLICATION. .